98 Rock is a radio station located in Baltimore, Maryland, USA. Broadcasting a Mainstream Rock format that mixes music popular in the modern rock and classic rock genres since 1977.

98 Rock is also the flagship radio station for the Baltimore Orioles and Baltimore Ravens.


On-air studio line: Call or text 410-338-1098

Questions regarding concert tickets or events?

98 Rock is located at:

3800 Hooper Ave, Baltimore, MD 21211

Contact us by calling 410-467-3000 and our on-air studio line for phone calls or text messages is 410-338-1098 or e-mail us at

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98 Rock is owned by Hearst, a leading global, diversified media, information and services company with more than 360 businesses. Its major interests include ownership in cable television networks such as A&E, HISTORY, Lifetime and ESPN; global financial services leader Fitch Group; Hearst Health, a group of medical information and services businesses; transportation assets including CAMP Systems International, a major provider of software-as-a-service solutions for managing maintenance of jets and helicopters; 33 television stations such as WCVB-TV in Boston and KCRA-TV in Sacramento, Calif., and radio stations WBAL and 98 Rock in Baltimore. Hearst TV reaches a combined 19 percent of U.S. viewers; newspapers such as the Houston Chronicle, San Francisco Chronicle and Albany Times Union, more than 300 magazines around the world including Cosmopolitan, ELLE, Men’s Health and Car and Driver; digital services businesses such as iCrossing and KUBRA; and investments in emerging digital entertainment companies such as Complex Networks.

President & General Manager:

Dan Joerres See bio HERE.



A message for DISH subscribers

DISH and Hearst Television have reached an impasse in negotiating a renewal retransmission consent agreement for the carriage of Hearst Television’s broadcast stations on DISH’s satellite system. We have made significant investments to deliver top tier programming

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Download The 98 Rock Mobile App

98 Rock has an app to take your listening experience to the next level! Download the 98 Rock App for iPhone Download the 98 Rock App for Android  Sponsored By First National Bank With the 98 Rock

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Contest Rules

The following constitutes Basic Contest Rules for any/all WIYY-FM contests, both on and off-air, the Freeloader page or on the text contesting of the WIYY-FM web site. Each contest may have its own special restrictions or qualifications,

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WIYY / 98 ROCK Baltimore is one of the premiere and most respected media brands in America.  Since March 1977, 98 ROCK has earned a reputation for delivering undeniable results for Maryland businesses through custom marketing and

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98 Rock cares about the people of Baltimore! There are many worthwhile causes in our community, and we try to do our part to support them. Below is a list of some of the great things happening

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Be An Intern

WIYY 98 Rock and WBAL Radio 1090 and FM 101.5 internships are a section of the WBAL-TV 11 Internship Program. WBAL-TV 11 recruits students for our 12-week paid internship program, which provides a hands-on professional learning experience.

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